Entries by Andre Zeman

Only 1 student in this class, John who hasb {PPL. Ground school done. Then at the field from 3 pm on. Wev started with motor intro work then kited till 8 pm. John has been working on reverse inflation.

June 28/17 am – Tandem with Eric

It was beautiful morning. Grass was dry and no wind. It took me six tries to get off the ground. Grrr. I could not figure out why but then I have realized that I left my baseball cap on and put my helmet over top of it?! The sunshield was restricting my vision. What a […]

June 24/17 – PPG course day 8 pm

Mike and Kevin went home so it was just me and Konstantin. He managed 10 flights and many touch and goes. We have practiced forced landings and big ears. Well done! 25 flights in Konstantin’s log book. VIDEO VIDEO  

June 24/17 – PPG course day 8 am

Great morning. Kevin completed his 30 flights. Congrats and finishing the course. Congrats, well done! Konstantin was on fire – 9 flights! He has 15 now. Mike was helping out as his shoulder will take a while to recover. VIDEO VIDEO VIDEO    

June 22/17 – PPG course day 6 am

Pretty good flying this morning. Kevin was hammering flight after flight trying to get his 30. Managed to do eight touch and goes and four full stop landings. We have also practiced big ears emergency descent maneuvers and several forced landings. Well done, he’s got 28 flights now. Konstantin managed three flights he’s taking it […]

June 21/17 – PPG course day 5 pm

Last night was finally one of those late afternoon and evenings that is perfectly suitable for PPG training. Three hours before sunset when starting to come down, the cummulus clouds disappeared and wind started to get smooth. Kevin was anxious to put more flights in his logbook and Konstantin was hoping for his first solo. […]